Admission News

An Offcampus Campus Saves Students Money

Written by CB Experts

In the Chronicle of Higher Education it was reported in February that one university is helping students with education costs. The University of New Hampshire offers first and second year students a full curriculum of introductory courses at their satellite campus in Salem, NH. Of course, the classes are offered in a down-scaled office park, but students save 40% of the cost of the main campus education and still earn enough credits to move to the main campus after their two years at Salem.

The Pennsylvania State Board of Education is using this model in considering a proposal to develop their own four-year cut-rate college. It will lack dorms and sports teams, but it will be affordable education.

Should we have more of these educational opportunities? YES!
NEWS! CollegeBasics now has a new e-book The Basics for Writing College Application Essays: Simple How-to Steps for Writing All College Essays from the Personal Statement to the Short Activity Essay that outlines every aspect of writing the college application essay. This book explains how to write different kinds of application essays from the short activity essay to the personal statement to scholarship essays and more and offers samples of essays and essay edits. This book can really help you.

About the author

CB Experts

Content created by retired College Admissions consultants.